Tag: Soft Fork

Bitcoin Core 0.12.1 Maintenance Update Released

Bitcoin enthusiasts have been keeping a close eye on the development of the new Core software client. Earlier today, the latest version was released, which includes the first soft fork to increase the block size. No significant changes are made in this “maintenance update”, but things are moving in the right direction. Also read: New conference speaker: Bharath Rao, founder of Coinpit Inc. Bitcoin Core 0.12.1 Is Here Developers around …
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Is There Money To Be Made During A Bitcoin Hard Fork?

With the Bitcoin block size debate still taking place to this very day, discussions about a potential solution are rather easy to come by. But some Bitcoin users are speculating on the possible effects of a hard fork in the code, as it could create an opportunity for people to double their coins. Needless to say, these types of thoughts have no place in the Bitcoin community, but it does …
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